Police seek 2 for holdup attempt on 12-year-old

Police were looking today for two suspects who they believe attacked and attempted to rob a 12-year-old boy on Wednesday.

The boy was stuffing $10 in his back pocket while leaving the Discount Stop on Sand Bar Ferry Road around 5 p.m. Wednesday when two men jumped him, according to a Richmond County Sheriff’s Office report.

Police believe when the 12-year-old tried to fight back one of the men threw a brick at his left foot. The victim was taken to Medical College of Georgia Hospital with a swollen foot, according to the report.



Savannah River Site resumes normal activity

A suspicious item was discovered Wednesday afternoon at the Savannah River National Laboratory which prompted emergency responseactivities.

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